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Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel shakes hands with Peruvian President Ollanta Humala before the 11th Conference of the Defense Ministers of the Americas in Arequipa, Peru, Oct. 12, 2014. (Photo: U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Adrian Cadiz/DoD)
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Monday issued a call to arms to the military to confront climate change, as rising sea levels and other threats could impair the military's operations and "sow the seeds of instability... from the spread of infectious diseases to spurring armed conflicts." Addressing the Pentagon's new report on the issue at the...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Lego announced it would end its contract with Shell after a prolonged Greenpeace campaign. (Photo: Greenpeace)
Lego announced on Thursday that it would not be renewing its marketing contract...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday indicated its continued desire to drill...

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